Bug#289610: kernel-source-2.6.10: console screen blank when vesafb compiled statically
tags 289610 wishlist
retitle 289610 "debian vesfb incomplete"
On Sun, 09 Jan 2005, Brian Pack wrote:
> Compiling the kernel with the debianized /drivers/video/vesafb.c
> statically results in a blank screen at bootup. Replacing with the
> vanilla vesafb.c works.
the named patched may be soon dropped.
> I patched with the bootsplash-3.1.4-2.6.10.diff from bootsplash.de
> before compiling.
that's not supported for good reasons.